Capitalization of the exchange market of corporate bonds of Kazakhstan current year grew by 19.3% up to $686.0m
/IRBIS, Apr 2, 02/ - After the inclusion from April 01,2002 into official list
of Kazakhstan stock exchange (KASE) securities under category "A" of bonds
of NAC Kazatomprom (Almaty) of the first issue (KZ2CKY05A523;
KZT2.3bn; KZT100; Apr 01,02 - Apr 01,07; semiannual coupon at 8.5%
APR), bonds of Astana-finance OJSC (Astna) of the second issue
(KZ2CKY03A510; KZT4.5bn; KZT100; Apr 01,02 - Apr 01,05; semiannual
coupon at 9.0% APR) and second issue bonds of Bank CenterCredit OJSC
(KZ2CKY07A503; KZT1.5bn; KZT15,000; Apr 01,02 - Apr 01,09; semiannual
coupon at 10.0% APR) the capitalization of the exchange market of
corporate bonds grew by $54.5m and totaled $686.0m or KZT104,546.7m at
the exchange rate as of April 01,2002.
From the beginning of the year the capitalization of this sector of the market
has grew by USD111.0m or by 19.3%.
As of April 01,2002 in the trade lists of KASE there were 30 corporate bonds
of 26 issuers.